Art Art and Oppression Opening Reception Thursday, Aug 24: 8am-5pm Santa Fe University of Art and Design
Curated photographs record victims of civil war in Sri Lanka, Guatemalan refugees in Mexico, uranium mining in western N.M., as well as the suppression of women, police violence and surveillance. Runs through 9/15.
Art Belly People Thursday, Aug 24: 11am-6pm Ghostwolf Gallery
Sculptors Janice Trimpe and Jaymes Dudding present a series of smaller figures that endearingly capture the reality of the human form as well as ceramic works reflecting ancient rituals. Runs through 8/31.
Art Compound Compositions Thursday, Aug 24: 11am-4pm Jan's Art Shop
April E. Fletcher showcases her artwork spanning a variety of mediums centered around nature and beauty. Morey Kammerman shows his multilayered modern expressionist pieces. Runs through 8/30.
Film Sin Nombre Thursday, Aug 24: 7pm National Hispanic Cultural Center
A young Honduran girl joins her father and uncle on a journey across the Latin American countryside to realize her dream of a new life in the U.S.
Elizabeth Leggett Comm Bubonicon 49 Friday, Aug 25: 3-11:55pm Albuquerque Marriott
Over 50 authors, artists, filmmakers and more celebrate all genres under the theme of time travelling. Convention proceeds benefit UNMU's library and the Roadrunner Food Bank.
Stage Bobby Lee Friday, Aug 25: 9:30pm Stage @ Santa Ana Star
A breakout star of
Mad TV comedian and ping-pong enthusiast Bobby Lee performs live.